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Pregnant woman

Gravida

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Woman who has produced a viable or non-viable infant of > 20 weeks gestation

Para

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Condition of having carried pregnancy to > 20 weeks gestation

Parity

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> 5 deliveries

Grand Multipara

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First delivery

Primipara

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Length of pregnancy; calculated from a woman's LMP assuming it was a normal cycle ; this gives us EDC

40 weeks or 280 days

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Estimated Date of Confinement ; "due date" ; AKA EDD - Estimated Due Date or Estimated Delivery Date

EDC

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First trimester

0-12 weeks

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Second trimester

13-27 weeks

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Third trimester

28-40 weeks

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"Fourth trimester"

first 6 weeks postpartum

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Preterm

delivery between 20 and 37 completed weeks of pregnancy

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Term

delivery between 38-42 weeks

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Post-term

delivery after 42 weeks

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Abortion

pregnancy ended before 20 weeks

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1. Antepartal Period
2. Intrapartal Period
3. Postpartal Period

1. Pregnancy
2. L&D
3. first 6 weeks

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Neonatal Period

up to 28 days of life

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1 pound

454 grams

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1 ounce

28 grams

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1 inch

2.54 centimeters

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LBW = low birth weight

< 2500 grams

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LGA = large for gestational age

4000 grams and > ( > 90th percentile)

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Babies need ... calories

108 calories/kg/day

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Formula has .... calories

20 calories/ounce

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How many ml of fluid baby needs ?

150 ml/kg/day

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NICU

neonatal intensive care unit

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Care for mothers/neonates without illness or complications

Level I

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Intermediate facilities, care for woman with some complex OB problems and neonates with some short term problems

Level II

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Care for high risk patients

Level III

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RN may not delegate ...

1. Assessment
2. Diagnosis
3. Planing
4. Evaluation